Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity MCQs

Q.  If you travel through western ghats, you are likely to see:
1. Lion-tailed Macaque
2. Markhor
3. Hoolock gibbon
Select the correct option from the codes given below:


a. Only 1
b. 1 & 2
c. 1, 2 & 3
d. 1 & 3


ANSWER: See Answer
 
Lion Tailed Macaque is found only in Western Ghats. Markhor and Hoolock Gibbons are found in Himalayas.
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